I’ve been thinking a lot about Venus in Furs by Sacher-Masoch. Masoch is of course, most famously known for the origins of the word masochism, and the book is about a man who is so entranced by this woman Wanda that he gives up everything … Continue reading Venus in Furs
A continuation of the Kama Sutra… Like any second century sex guide written by men (because I’m sure there are a plethora just waiting for me to unearth!) the attitude in the Kama Sutra towards sex and women leaves much to be desired. Is the … Continue reading Weird Stuff from the Kama Sutra: Part 2
Congress of the cow. The twining of the creeper. The pressing of an elephant. What do all of these have in common? They are positions from the Kama Sutra. Not only are they positions, but they are written in a way that your mind has … Continue reading Weird Stuff from the Kama Sutra: Part 1
When we think of erotica now, it’s not what it used to be in the 1930s or even the 1790s.